Wivelsfield Primary School is looking for a Teaching Assistant to support the EYFS reception class for September 2022.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience of working in an Early Years setting or could provide an excellent opportunity for someone wanting school experience prior to teacher training.

The school is single form entry, due to expand this September in Early Years.  It benefits from spacious modern premises, with extensive grounds and is situated in the heart of the village, near both Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill.  We are a very popular, oversubscribed school and pride ourselves on being friendly and welcoming with a strong community ethos.

The post is for 24.55 hours per week and the hours will be between: 9.00am - 3.10pm. The position is Fixed Term until Aug 2023.

There may also be additional hours available working with our Kingfishers After School Club Team. 

The successful candidate will

- be a flexible team player

- be committed to promoting high standards in all aspects of school life

- be keen to engage in continuing professional development

The school will offer:

- a happy and supportive environment in spacious modern premises

- a school that is forward thinking

- good professional development opportunities


If  you are interested in the position; please look for further details in  the  job description and person specification.  Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and are strongly encouraged. Please contact the school on 01444 471393 to make an appointment, or for any other queries regarding this position.
Early Years Teaching Assistant

The actual pay for the year is £10,829

Closing Date: 11th July 2022    Interview: Later on that week.